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Forecasters are anticipating frigid temperatures with wind chills below zero on Tuesday. Because of the anticipated dangerously cold weather, the Carroll County Department of Citizen Services will operate six warming centers around the county Tuesday. The public libraries will also be open and available to anyone in need of a warm place. All...

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freezing

Brace yourself for the worst cold snap in 20 years!  Temperatures tonight will hit record lows of 0 to 5 degrees with windchills dropping as low as -10 to -15 degrees.  The National Weather Service has issued an advisory warning against exposure to the cold resulting in frostbite and hypothermia if proper precations are not taken...

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snowDay

Due to Snowstorm Hercules' messy conditions last night, Eldersburg and Sykesville woke up to a snow emergency for the county and closed schools for the students. Be safe out there as some back roads throughout the county are still snowy and slick due to windy conditions, especially in heavily shaded areas that the sun hasn't warmed up yet.

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christmas-tree

Town residents will be pleased to know that Sykesville has added two additional yard waste and Christmas Tree removal dates.  Yard waste placed in a brown Kraft bag and Christmas trees will be picked up for curbside removal January 9 and 16th.  The Town asks that you please remember to remove any and all decorations from trees. If you...

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summerCamp

Piney Run Park has sent out a letter for Piney Run Park Patrons announcing 2014 Season passes with dates and details, as well as park hours.  They are available now.  Read the full Season Pass Letter here.

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shrek

Liberty High School has released the following commercial for their upcoming stage production of Shrek the Musical:

Tickets can still be purchased at: http://www.showclix.com/events/15620

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centuryHighSchoolKnight

Century High School Student Government Association released the following Press Release:

Century High School will have its annual Homecoming Parade on Friday October 11th from 5:00-5:30 p.m. The parade will start at 5:00 p.m. at Linton Springs Elementary School and proceed to the faculty parking lot at Century High...

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shrek

Liberty High School's Drama Club will be performing Shrek the Musical, a stage performance adapted from the DreamWorks Studios movie, Shrek.  There will be 9 shows including:

November 9th, 14th, 15th...

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fallFestival

Sykesville will be holding it's 40th annual Fall Festival October 12, 2013 from 10am - 5pm.  This is sure to be a great event and include more children's activities, entertainment, and music then in any year past!  They will also be featuring a Beer Garden, Food and much more!

They are looking for vendors.  

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trout

Piney Run Park invites you to the annual “Fall Fishing Tournament” on Saturday, October 12, from 6 am to 12 noon. Gates will open at 5:30 am. The following prizes will be awarded:

Largemouth Bass:

1st prize: $200, 2nd prize: $100, 3rd prize: $50


Striped Bass:

1st prize: $200...

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legalAdvice

Carroll County residents who are 60 years or older can get free legal assistance, courtesy of the Bureau of Aging and Disabilities. Services are provided through the Mid-Western Maryland Office of the Legal Aid Bureau. Call the Legal Aid Bureau at 1-800-679-8813 between 9:00 am and noon on Tuesday...

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chickFilA

Eldersburg’s First Stand-Alone Chick-fil-A Restaurant Opening Sept. 26;
First of Three Maryland Restaurants to Open in the Next Two Months
First 100 in Line at New Restaurant at 6032 Sykesville Road to Win Free Year’s Supply of Chick-fil-A Meals
ELDERSBURG, MD. (Sept. 26, 2013) – Eldersburg’s first...

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